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What are your 10 most anticipated up and coming fights?

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  1. SUBLIME FAN Black Belt

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    1 - Nate Diaz vs Conor McGregor 2
    2 - Anthony Johnson vs Glover Teixeria
    3 - Michael Bisping vs Dan Henderson 2
    4 - Stipe Miocic vs Allistair Overeem
    5 - Carlos Condit vs Demian Maia
    6 - Rafael dos Anjos vs Tony Ferguson
    7 - BJ Penn vs Ricardo Lamas
    8 -Dustin Porier vs Michael Johnson
    9 - Joanne Calderwood vs Jessica Andrade
    10 - CM Punk vs Micky Gall

    Honorable Mentions
    Magny vs Larkin
    Miller vs Lauzon 2
    Lineker vs Dodson
    , Dariush vs Magomedov, Lewis vs Tybura, Green vs Burkman,
     
  2. conorgoat KOfinger is my little bitch

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    nate vs conor 2
    rumble vs glover
    lineker vs dodson
    reem vs miocic
    poirier vs johnson
    cyborg vs newcomer
    lobov vs avila (seriously)
    penn vs lamas
    rda vs ferguson
    woodley vs thompson
     
  3. ortizgnp Juice Belt

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    I seriously can't even name three.
     
  4. Cptn1NSAN0 shows no mercy

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    I love these threads. :)

    I'll break my picks up into three categories. (Leaving out UFC 202 as it's so soon)

    Highly ranked/elite guys:
    1. Miocic vs. Overeem
    2. RDA vs. Ferguson
    3. Lineker vs. Dodson
    4. Maia vs Condit
    5. Poirier vs. Johnson
    6. Benavidez vs. Cejudo

    Established guys vs. up-and-comers/new signings:
    1. Dariush vs. Magomedov
    2. Brooks vs. Oliveira
    3. Faber vs. Rivera
    4. Lentz vs. Taisumov
    5. McCall vs. Borg
    6. Bader vs. Latifi

    Battles of the OG Vets:
    1. Arlovski vs. Barnett
    2. Mousasi vs. Belfort
    3. McCrory vs. Marquardt
    4. Pettis vs. Oliveira
    5. Miller vs. Lauzon
    6. Burkman vs. Green
     
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  5. wilKO Green, White & Gold belt

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    10 would be a struggle. Good list TS
     
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    1. Randa vs Casey
    2. Stipe vs Reem
    3. Jojo vs Andrade
    4. Uncle Creepy vs Borg
    5. Rumble vs Glover
    6. Lineker vs Dodson
    7. RDA vs Ferguson
    8. Ortega vs Dias
    9. Cowboy vs Story
    10. Cyborg vs Lansberg
     
  7. MikeyCanFly Sherbro 4 Life

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    Conor vs Nate
    Rumble v Glover
    Lineker v Dodson
    Diamond v MJ
    Condit v Maia
    Reem v Stipe
    Pettis v Do Brox
    Faber v Rivera
    Punk v Gall
    Brooks v Brazilian Cowboy
     
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    1) Condit Maia - I'm soooo pumped for this one.
    2) Overeem Miocic
    3) Cerrone Story
    4) Garbrandt Mizugaki
    5) RDA Ferguson
    6) Bisping Hendo II
    7) Rumble Glover
    8) Penn Lamas
    9) Woodley Wonderboy
    10) Diaz & McGregor
     
  9. maxi diablo Black Belt

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    Penn-lamas?! Hory sheet. I didn't know that was fappening
     
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    Ronda VS Nunes at MSG
     
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    Conor vs the realization of 2 Losses in a row
     
  12. BNC Green Belt

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    I'm pumped for Glover vs Rumble that shots going to be siiiiiick
     
  13. TheTimeIsNotNow Silver Belt

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    I was going to make this exact thread lmao

    Miller vs Lauzon 2 is right at the top of my list
    Rizin Grand Prix should be fun as shit too
    Stipe vs Reem rounds out my top 3 because im too lazy to list 10
     
  14. Medical Marijuana Man Buddah Buddah Buddah Banned

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    1. Diaz vs mcgregor II
    2. Rumble vs Glover
    3. Maia vs Condit

    Don't care about the rest until after Maia taps out Condit.
     
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    Miocic vs Overeem
    Khabib vs Alvarez
    Conor vs Nate 2
    Dillashaw vs Cruz 2
    Teixeira vs Rumble
    Lineker vs Dodson
    Bisping vs Henderson 2
    Dos Anjos vs Ferguson
    Hall vs Brunson
    Condit vs Maia
     
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    CM Punk vs Micky Gall should be in everyones top 10 just for the sheer freakshow and fact we've been talking about this debut since Dec 2014
     
  17. SUBLIME FAN Black Belt

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    I'd be lying if I said I wasn't excited as hell to see what's gonna happen in that fight.
     
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    I forgot about Manuwa vs OSP! Gonna be visceral
     
  19. Sano Silver Belt

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    Some good fights coming up, but not many great ones.
     

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